Our bodies carry ancestral experiences and stories deep in our DNA, influencing how we navigate the world around us. Gurri Wanggadja Nhinggu is a movement workshop which explores the use of memory, language and story in the creation of choreography and dance.
Jacob Boehme will guide participants through a series of choreographic and composition techniques, and equip them with the practical skills and tools needed for the creation of movement and choreography.
Founding Director of Yirramboi Festival, Jacob Boehme has a 20-year history working in the Cultural Maintenance, Research and Revival of traditional dance with Elders and youth from urban to remote communities. Jacob combines dance, puppetry and playwriting to create multi-disciplinary theatre, dance and ceremony for stage, screen, large-scale public events and festivals.
When: 10 April 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Venue: Film Studio, Kindred Studios, 3 Harris St, Yarraville